littlerock | Linux Administrator - FDA/NCTR in Huntsville, AR

Linux Administrator - FDA/NCTR

  • Chenega Corporation
  • $67,010.00 - 94,510.00 / Year *
  • 2430 Madison 2340
  • Huntsville, AR 72740
  • Full-Time
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CHENEGA

PROFESSIONAL & TECHNICAL SERVICES, LLC









Company

**Job Title:**



Programmer

I-NCTR-CPTS





Chenega

**Job Title:**



Computer

Programmer I





**Clearance:**

Public

Trust





**Location:**

Jefferson, AR



Reports

To:



Program

Manager





FLSA

**Status:**



Regular,

Full Time, Exempt





Prepared

**Date:**



3-4-2019



Approved

**Date:**



3-4-2019





**Summary:**

Chenega Professional & Technical

Services (CPTS) is seeking aProgrammer

Ito support the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), National Center for

Toxicological Research (NCTR). TheProgrammer Iwill perform tasks to

support and expand the scientific computer cluster environment at NCTR.





The primary areas of expertise required

are support for Linux OS administration and computer cluster systems (sometimes

called high performance computing or HPC).

The Linux system administrator is responsible for effective

provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems

hardware and software and related HPC infrastructure. Duties performed will involve technical

research and development to enable continuing innovation within the

infrastructure, assistance with basic overall HPC system maintenance, assist

with integration of new technologies into existing data center environment,

monitor system statistical data across grid engine, assist with

hardware/software installations, and improve system configuration documents.





Duties and

**Responsibilities:**(Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities

to perform the essential functions of this position)



* Apply patches and updates to Centos

Linux (version 6 and later) monthly and as needed.



* Assist with the configuration and

maintenance of the Univa Grid Engine (version 8.5 and later).



* Install, configure, and test up to

24 new computing cluster nodes.



* Support the installation of new

analytical and scientific computing software on the HPC cluster.



* Document procedures and scripts

used to perform tasks.





Minimum

**Qualifications:**(To

perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each

essential duty satisfactorily.)



* BA/BS and preferred 2 years of

experience.





Knowledge, Skills

and Abilities:



* Installation,

configuration, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related HPC

infrastructure.





**Physical Demands:**(The

physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by

an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities

to perform the essential functions.)



* While performing the duties of this

Job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee

is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach

with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; climb or

balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift

and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job

include close vision.





**Work Environment:**(The

work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an

employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.)



* The employee will normally work in

a temperature-controlled office environment, with frequent exposure to

electronic office equipment.



* During visits to areas of

operations, may be exposed to extreme cold or hot weather conditions. Is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne

particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and loud noise.





Chenega

Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.



Equal Opportunity

Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity



Native

preference under PL 93-638.



We

participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.



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**Organization:** *Chenega Professional & Technical Services*

**Title:** *Linux Administrator - FDA/NCTR*



**Location:** *Arkansas*



**Requisition ID:** *190#######*
Associated topics: administrator, equipment, http, infrastructure, maintenance, network, scom sccm, system center configuration manager, system center operations manager, tcp


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.